blue sky laws


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blue sky laws

- Laws protecting the public from securities fraud.
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Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act, or the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction, and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or an applicable exemption from the Securities Act and applicable state securities or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.
Historically, these blue sky laws and regulations--in particular, the state provisions requiring that securities offered by issuers be registered with the states--have been an impediment within our market economy to the efficient movement of capital to its highest and best use.
He wants the SEC to preempt Blue Sky laws in a final rule, making changes to Regulation A.
The preferred equity and the new notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended or the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction, and, unless so registered, may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and other applicable state securities or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.
Blue Sky laws are state securities laws that regulate the sale of securities to protect investors from fraud.
The notes will not be registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended or the securities laws of any state, and may not be provided or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements under the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.
The Notes and the related guarantees were not registered under the Securities Act, or the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction, and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or an applicable exemption from the Securities Act and applicable state securities or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.
com includes helpful and easily understood introductory articles on federal securities laws, blue sky laws (state securities laws), private placements, the initial public offering process, insider trading, and securities arbitration.
Also, Thomson West has released Westlaw 50 State Regulatory Surveys, a service that provides surveys of state regulations for researchers across four topics: insurance, blue sky laws, employment and healthcare.
But recent developments have raised some doubt as to whether all paper issued by ag co-ops is, in fact, entirely exempt from the 1933 act or the blue sky laws.